University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-128-551
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Italic
Etruscan
Provenience: Mediterranean
Date Made: 520-480 BC
Early Date: -520
Late Date: -480
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Obsidian
Glass
Technique:Intaglio
Iconography:Minerva
Athena Promachos
Height: 1.5cm
Width: 1.2cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number551 - Sommerville Gem Number
E13094 - New Number
E13094 - Old Museum Number

Description

Goddesses; Athena Promachos to left; groundline, hatched border; dark brown glass


Bibliography:

[Book] Berges, Dietrich. 2002. Antike Siegel und Glasgemmen der Sammlung Maxwell Sommerville: im University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 78. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 22-23, no. 8; taf. II; taf. 3View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Catalogue Raisonne of the Sommerville Collection of Engraved Gems: A Descriptive List of Cameos, Intaglios, Seals, Rings, Amulets, Talismans, etc. Forming a Compend of Greek and Roman Mythology and Classical History. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 703, no. 551, pl. 46, 59View Objects cited in this Publication

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